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    United Methodists of Upper New YorkLiving the Gospel. Being God's Love.


    Team Leader Contact Information

    The following is a list of contact names and email address for every Upper New York team for 2022-23. 

    Accessibility Concerns 
    Lida Merrill

    Archives & History
    Sam Smith

    Board of Laity (Conference Lay Leader)
    Jessica White

    Board of Laity (Associate Conference Lay Leader)

    BOM (Co-Chairs)
    Carmen Perry and Ann Kemper

    BOPHB (Board of Pension and Health Benefits)
    Sara Baron

    Mike Weeden

    Camp and Retreat
    Timothy Barnes

    CCYM (Co-Chairs)
    Avary Halliday and Ethan Stierheim

    Holly Roush

    College Ministry Team

    Kae Wilbert

    Conference Leadership Team (Convener)
    Bill Gottschalk-Fielding

    Congregational Revitalization
    Aaron Bouwens

    CCORR (Religion & Race)
    Scott Johnson and Georgia Whitney

    COSROW (Women)
    Krystal Cole

    Disaster Response
    Kristina Clark

    District Operations
    Nola Anderson

    Bill Mudge and Carmen Vianese

    Episcopacy Residency

    Equitable Comp
    Interim co-chairs: Rich Weihing and Teddi Urriola

    Gen & Jurisdictional Conference Travel (Convener)
    Bill Gottschalk-Fielding

    Global Ministries Team
    Jeff Childs

    Hispanic Ministries Task Force
    Hector Rivera

    Lay Servant Ministry Team
    Linda Barczykowski

    Mission Central HUB (Convener)
    Kristina Clark

    New Faith Communities
    Abigail Browka

    Nominations (Chair)
    Ian Urriola

    Older Adult Ministries

    Resolutions & Petitions
    Tom Schmidt

    Resource Center

    Bill Gottschalk-Fielding

    Safe Sanctuaries 
    Christine Mitchell

    Joellyn Tuttle

    Social Holiness Team
    Alan Kinney

    Pam Klotzbach

    Volunteers in Mission
    Kristina Clark

    Young Adult Ministry
    Marthalyn Sweet

    With more than 100,000 members, United Methodists of Upper New York comprises of more than 675 local churches and New Faith Communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our vision is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."